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Striking the balance: differentiation vs similarity
What nature can teach us about individuality and collective success
Digital kit of parts stakeholder engagement findings
Over 100 industry experts give us their view on the barriers and opportunities for a digital kit of parts and standardisation for MMC in low-rise housing
Small but mighty: how being a B Corp shapes our culture as an SME
This B Corp month, Katie Rudin reflects on what it means to be an SME, and how our small scale and focus on delivering betters has created a culture that values both value and values!
New Guidance Launched on Optimising ESG in the World of Offsite and MMC
PRESS RELEASE: A new report published by the Supply Chain Sustainability School, Akerlof and the University of Salford
Delivering Social Value Through Offsite Construction
A new report published by the Supply Chain Sustainability School, Akerlof and the University of Salford
The Value Toolkit: a journey to value-based decision making
Our Partner, Ellie Jenkins, explains in this video how we engaged with industry to develop, test and roll out the Value Toolkit
Product Platform Rulebook drives a path from development to deployment
PRESS RELEASE: The Construction Innovation Hub has published the first edition Product Platform Rulebook, following consultation with over 200 industry and government stakeholders
Carbon Reduction Champion at the 2022 Construction News Awards
PRESS RELEASE: Akerlof, Forterra and PCE collaboration recognised as Carbon Reduction Champion at the 2022 Construction News Awards
Toolkit launched to help industry make better decisions based on value
Our Partner and integrated project lead at the Construction Innovation Hub, Ellie Jenkins, speaks at the Value Toolkit launch in Westminster
Supply Chain Sustainability School Decarbonising Precast Concrete Webinar
Our partner John Handscomb leads a Supply Chain Sustainability School lunch 'n' learn to share insights from our Decarbonising Precast Concrete project
DfMA: The Implications For Architectural Practices
In this training video, our Founding Partner, Jamie Hiller, discusses what existing and new skills architects need to lead the transformation to modern methods of construction
Transforming Infrastructure Performance: Roadmap to 2030 Report
A vision for the future where we prioritise societal outcomes through the use of modern digital approaches and technologies
Decarbonising Precast Concrete Project featured on Sky News
Sky News Daily Climate Show describes how our Decarbonising Precast Concrete project identified processes that could reduce carbon emissions by up to 40%
Decarbonising Precast Concrete Project Promotional Video
Our collaborative teams explains how this UK-funded project could help companies to achieve a 40% reduction in carbon emissions associated with precast concrete
MMC: Challenging Organisations to Adapt
Innovation doesn’t have to mean bold new technologies and solutions. And yet making small changes to the pieces of the puzzle can still often necessitate a rethink in how the puzzle fits together …. not always to the advantage of established players.
Culture as Competitive Advantage
Technical solutions can often be developed in a vacuum; without consideration to their context and the behaviors of those of whom apply them. Understanding and leveraging cultural norms however, to shift the frame of reference, can create a competitive advantage.
Quantifying Benefits of Offsite Construction
In supporting industry R&D, Akerlof provided input to CIRIA in their research report on “Quantifying the Benefits of Offsite Construction”. Originally intended to demonstrate the impact of MMC, this research study reaffirms the need for a consistent data collation framework.
COVID-19: Strength through Adversity
STRATECOVID-19 represents a unprecedented global public health emergency. It is also an economic crisis - one that could portend the Great Recession of 2007-2009. Akerlof have prepared a guidance note, to support leaders navigate through uncharted terrritory and develop strength in the face of adversity.
Bird Brain? How Pigeons identified Breast Cancer as well as Humans
The Fourth Industrial Revolution promises to disrupt labor markets and the profile of skills. However how does our perspective on automation and adoption of modern methods change when we substitute AI with pigeons.